April 17, 2014

Box Score: Indians 3, Royals 6

So in the end, this wasn’t too bad of a game right? Justin Masterson gave up four runs in six innings for his 15th loss of the season, while the Indians couldn’t muster enough late offense for the victory.

Scoring Summary
Bot 2nd: Kansas City
- B. Pena singled to shallow left, J. Francoeur scored
- I. Falu singled to shallow center, B. Pena scored, D. Lough to third, I. Falu out at second
Top 3rd: Cleveland
- M. Brantley singled to shallow center, A. Cabrera scored, C. Santana to second
Bot 3rd: Kansas City
- M. Moustakas hit sacrifice fly to right center, J. Dyson scored
Bot 5th: Kansas City
- M. Moustakas grounded out to second, I. Falu scored, J. Dyson to third, A. Escobar to second
Top 7th: Cleveland
- C. Santana singled to shallow center, E. Carrera and S. Choo scored
Bot 8th: Kansas City
- E. Hosmer hit sacrifice fly to left, M. Moustakas scored
- B. Pena doubled to left, J. Francoeur scored, B. Pena to third advancing on throw
 Cleveland
AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB Season Avg
S. Choo rf 4 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 .276
J. Kipnis 2b 5 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 .255
A. Cabrera ss 4 1 2 0 0 0 2 1 2 .271
C. Santana c 3 0 1 2 0 1 1 0 3 .252
M. Brantley cf 3 0 1 1 0 1 0 0 1 .283
T. Hafner dh 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 5 .232
    M. LaPorta ph-dh 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .239
    V. Rottino pr-dh 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .111
C. Kotchman 1b 3 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 .234
    R. Canzler ph-1b 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 .254
L. Chisenhall 3b 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 .267
E. Carrera lf 4 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .242
 Totals 35 3 10 3 0 2 6 1 16
 Batting
2B - A Cabrera (32, L Mendoza).
S - A Cabrera.
RBI - C Santana 2 (70), M Brantley (60).
2-out RBI - C Santana 2, M Brantley.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - C Santana 1, T Hafner 3.
GIDP - L Chisenhall.
Team LOB - 9.
 Base Running
SB - A Cabrera (9, 3rd base off L Mendoza/B Pena).
 Fielding
Outfield assists - S Choo.
DP - 1 (J Kipnis-A Cabrera-C Kotchman).
 Kansas City
AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB Season Avg
J. Dyson cf 3 1 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 .270
    A. Gordon lf 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .293
A. Escobar ss 3 0 1 0 0 0 1 1 0 .295
M. Moustakas 3b 3 1 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 .248
B. Butler dh 3 0 1 0 0 1 2 0 1 .309
    J. Bourgeois pr-dh 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .312
J. Francoeur rf 4 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 5 .233
E. Hosmer 1b 3 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 1 .238
B. Pena c 4 1 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 .253
D. Lough lf-cf 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .243
I. Falu 2b 4 1 2 1 0 0 0 0 2 .333
 Totals 30 6 10 6 0 2 4 1 9
 Batting
2B - B Pena (10, S Maine).
SF - M Moustakas, E Hosmer.
RBI - M Moustakas 2 (71), E Hosmer (60), B Pena 2 (24), I Falu (6).
2-out RBI - B Pena 2, I Falu.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - J Francoeur 1, I Falu 1.
GIDP - J Francoeur.
Team LOB - 6.
 Base Running
SB - A Escobar (31, 2nd base off J Masterson/C Santana).
 Fielding
DP - 1 (I Falu-E Hosmer).
 Cleveland
IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP Season ERA
J. Masterson (L, 11-15) 6.0 7 4 4 2 3 0 1.45 4.97
J. Smith 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1.22 3.21
C. Allen 0.1 2 2 2 0 0 0 1.46 3.81
S. Maine 0.2 1 0 0 0 0 0 2.00 4.50
 Kansas City
IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP Season ERA
L. Mendoza (W, 8-9) 6.0 8 2 2 2 3 0 1.43 4.44
T. Collins (H, 10) 1.0 1 1 1 0 1 0 1.24 3.41
F. Bueno (H, 2) 1.0 1 0 0 0 1 0 1.12 1.88
G. Holland (S, 15) 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1.35 2.80
WP - J Masterson.
IBB - B Butler (by J Masterson); M Brantley (by L Mendoza).
HBP - A Escobar (by J Masterson); D Lough (by S Maine); S Choo (by T Collins).
Pitches-strikes - J Masterson 98-58; J Smith 18-13; C Allen 12-7; S Maine 13-6; L Mendoza 90-51; T Collins 20-15; F Bueno 11-11; G Holland 7-6.
Ground balls-fly balls - J Masterson 13-5; J Smith 0-2; C Allen 3-0; S Maine 1-1; L Mendoza 12-5; T Collins 2-0; F Bueno 2-1; G Holland 0-2.
Batters faced - J Masterson 26; J Smith 3; C Allen 3; S Maine 4; L Mendoza 27; T Collins 5; F Bueno 4; G Holland 3.
Game Details
Umpires: HP–Gary Cederstrom. 1B–Lance Barksdale. 2B–Mark Ripperger. 3B–Adrian Johnson.
Weather: 75 degrees, clear.
Wind: 8 mph, out to right.